Representatives from Fatherhood Ohio present Senator Beagle with their Leadership Award in recognition of his dedicated and effective leadership in advancing the institution of fatherhood. Senator Beagle serves as chairman of the Ohio Fatherhood Commission, which aims to enhance the well-being of Ohio's children by providing opportunities for fathers to become better parents, partners and providers.
Representatives from Fatherhood Ohio present Senator Beagle with their Leadership Award in recognition of his dedicated and effective leadership in advancing the institution of fatherhood. Senator Beagle serves as chairman of the Ohio Fatherhood Commission, which aims to enhance the well-being of Ohio's children by providing opportunities for fathers to become better parents, partners and providers.
 Senator Beagle tours Jet Express Trucking Company in Dayton, Ohio
Senator Beagle tours Jet Express Trucking Company in Dayton, Ohio
 Senator Beagle recognizes the New Madison Tri-Village High School Boys Basketball team today for winning the Division IV state championship in March.
Senator Beagle recognizes the New Madison Tri-Village High School Boys Basketball team today for winning the Division IV state championship in March.
Senator Beagle and Ohio Tax Commissioner Joe Testa speak with business owners in Piqua County about how the state's recent tax changes can help them grow their operations and invest in their workers.
Senator Beagle and Ohio Tax Commissioner Joe Testa speak with business owners in Piqua County about how the state's recent tax changes can help them grow their operations and invest in their workers.
 Senator Beagle honors Special Olympics winners.
Senator Beagle honors Special Olympics winners.
 Senator Beagle honors Special Olympics winners.
Senator Beagle honors Special Olympics winners.
Senator Beagle Honors the Tippecanoe High School Cross Country Team on their Division II State Championship
Senator Beagle Honors the Tippecanoe High School Cross Country Team on their Division II State Championship
 Senator Beagle and Ohio Tax Commissioner Joe Testa speak with business owners in Piqua County about how the state's recent tax changes can help them grow their operations and invest in their workers.
Senator Beagle and Ohio Tax Commissioner Joe Testa speak with business owners in Piqua County about how the state's recent tax changes can help them grow their operations and invest in their workers.
 Senator Beagle paddled alongside representatives from the Miami Conservancy District on Friday to explore new improvements along the downtown riverfront
Senator Beagle paddled alongside representatives from the Miami Conservancy District on Friday to explore new improvements along the downtown riverfront
Senator Beagle stands with students from the Dayton Early College Academy after their presentation on the legislative process at the Ohio Statehouse.
Senator Beagle stands with students from the Dayton Early College Academy after their presentation on the legislative process at the Ohio Statehouse.
 Dayton Unit NAACP President Derrick L. Foward, Claudia L. Mason, Shemaya Wingard, Thyiel Caldwell, and State Senator Bill Beagle who recognized the community's newest NAACP chapter.
Dayton Unit NAACP President Derrick L. Foward, Claudia L. Mason, Shemaya Wingard, Thyiel Caldwell, and State Senator Bill Beagle who recognized the community's newest NAACP chapter.
 Senator Beagle receives the Public Sector Leader Award presented by Chris Jones, board chair for the Greater Ohio Policy Center.
Senator Beagle receives the Public Sector Leader Award presented by Chris Jones, board chair for the Greater Ohio Policy Center.
Members of the House and Senate convene during a joint legislative committee meeting held at the Ohio State Fair.
Members of the House and Senate convene during a joint legislative committee meeting held at the Ohio State Fair.
 Senator Beagle receives the "Andrew Carnegie Award" from the Ohio Library Council
Senator Beagle receives the "Andrew Carnegie Award" from the Ohio Library Council
 As part of opening ceremonies for the 129th General Assembly, Bill Beagle is sworn in as Senator for the 5th Senate District.
As part of opening ceremonies for the 129th General Assembly, Bill Beagle is sworn in as Senator for the 5th Senate District.
Senator Beagle looks over testimony during a meeting of the Senate Education Committee.
Senator Beagle looks over testimony during a meeting of the Senate Education Committee.
 Senator Beagle testifies in committee on his bill to better protect the personal information of a minor.
Senator Beagle testifies in committee on his bill to better protect the personal information of a minor.
 Senator Beagle speaks with area students participating in the Ohio Youth in Government Program at the Statehouse.
Senator Beagle speaks with area students participating in the Ohio Youth in Government Program at the Statehouse.
Senator Beagle speaks with students from his district during their visit to the Ohio Statehouse.
Senator Beagle speaks with students from his district during their visit to the Ohio Statehouse.
 Senator Beagle (R - Tipp City) attends the unveiling of a Target School Library Makeover at Valerie Pre K-8 School.
Senator Beagle (R - Tipp City) attends the unveiling of a Target School Library Makeover at Valerie Pre K-8 School.
 Senator Beagle attends a press conference for Ag-Link legislation.  He is joined by fellow legislators.
Senator Beagle attends a press conference for Ag-Link legislation. He is joined by fellow legislators.
 

State Senator Bill Beagle is serving his second term in the Ohio Senate, representing all or part of Darke, Miami, Montgomery and Preble Counties.  He serves as the Chairman of the Senate Finance Subcommittee on Workforce.  Beagle’s years of experience in both local government and small business have helped make him a leader in his community and an effective advocate for the people he represents.

 

 
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Senate Bill 23, sponsored by Senators Bill Beagle and Dave Burke took effect March, 20 2015. The law modifies state law for adoptions that were effective between January 1, 1964, and September 18, 1996. Now 400,000 adoptees can gain access to birth certificates and adoption records.
State Sen. Bill Beagle Talks About Ohio's Workforce Development

04.27.16 - Remembering Klonda Richey, Preventing Future Attacks

 

As Ohioans spend more time outdoors during warmer weather, we are again reminded of the need for common sense reforms that would ensure that Klonda Richey’s tragic death was not in vain. Our system failed her and more needs to be done to prevent future attacks. Ohio’s laws must hold owners of dangerous dogs accountable in order to protect our children, family, and friends. We need to equip our local officials with the tools required to deal with problem pets and their owners. 

 
 

04.12.16 - Beagle Honors Ohio Parole Officer Of The Year, Praising Qualities Of Compassion, Balance And Strength

 
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"Sharlynn is someone who leads with her actions and work ethic," said Beagle. "She is a role model for new parole officers in Miami County and throughout Ohio by embodying the balance, compassion and strength that is required of a truly exceptional parole officer."

 
 

02.10.16 - Beagle Announces Passage Of Legislation Cutting Regulation On Cosmetology Students And Salon Owners

 
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"When government says you need to be licensed to shampoo hair, it is evident that industry is being suffocated by over regulation," said Beagle. "This legislation takes a common sense approach in reducing requirements placed on cosmetology students and salon owners while maintaining high standards of safety for consumers."

 
 

02.09.16 - Beagle Announces Legislative Fellowship Program

 
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"With hundreds of bills before the state legislature every year, legislative fellows play an invaluable role managing the process associated with developing public policy," said Beagle. "For many, the highly regarded LSC fellowship program offers a unique fast track into public service careers." 

 
 
 
 
 

Senate District 5

 
Counties: Darke (part), Miami, Montgomery (part), Preble
 

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Contact Senator Beagle

 
Senate Building
1 Capitol Square, 1st Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 466-6247
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Background

 
Hometown : Tipp City
Party : Republican
Elected Experience :

State Senator since 2011; Tipp City Councilman 2003-2009


Current Term : Expires December 2018 / Not eligible to run for another four-year term